The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of WatchGuard products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WatchGuard over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within WatchGuard Technologies, Inc.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WatchGuard
Rank 190 - 183
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WatchGuard 5 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.12% - 0.026%
As % of the Vendors category 0.27% - 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 1
Average salary £25,250 - £33,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
WatchGuard
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Vendors Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1837 1631 1731
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 44.21% 43.82% 45.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1479 1364 1513
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,500 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%

WatchGuard
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WatchGuard across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

WatchGuard Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

WatchGuard
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WatchGuard across the Manchester region.

WatchGuard Salary Trend in Manchester

WatchGuard
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WatchGuard within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wigan - 3 £25,250 - 1
WatchGuard
North West

WatchGuard
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing WatchGuard also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WatchGuard.

1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) Symantec
4 2 (40.00%) Blackberry
4 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (20.00%) CCNA
5 1 (20.00%) MCSE
5 1 (20.00%) SQL

WatchGuard
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing WatchGuard also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WatchGuard. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (60.00%) Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) IT Support
3 1 (20.00%) Support Technician
3 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Symantec
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